How you can help?

Working together, TRC Foundation and The Resource Center are Making a Difference in People’s Lives. But there’s more work to be done, and we can’t do it alone. We invite you to support our efforts.


Support TRC Foundation and The Resource Center – Donate today!


Make a Donation

A cash donation helps build TRC Foundation’s endowment, ensuring that critically needed funds will be available to support individuals with disabling conditions. And donations to TRC Foundation entitle you to become a member of The Resource Center. And membership has its benefits – area businesses who support our mission offer discounts to TRC members.


Make an Honorary or Memorial Donation in the name of a good friend or family member!


Become a Corporate Sponsor

Becoming a corporate sponsor helps get your business name noticed! The Resource Center has been making a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities and their families since 1959. And now you can help support our mission and our exciting community events. Securing a corporate sponsorship is an easy process. Please click here to review our Corporate Level Sponsorship packages.  Any level of sponsorship can boost your business and give you visibility among people who may not be familiar with you. And, your sponsorship is a demonstration of your goodwill and community involvement.  For information about becoming a TRC Corporate Sponsor, contact Steve Waterson, Director of Community Relations, Marketing and Development, at (716) 661-4735 or steve.waterson@resourcecenter.org.

Sponsor a Special Event

Sponsorship of the Laurel Run, TRC Golf Classic, or Step Up For Autism is a win-win arrangement – your contribution helps provide additional funding to support people with disabling conditions, and you receive public recognition for your generosity. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, contact Victoria Trass Bardo, Special Projects and Events Coordinator, at (716) 661-1477 or vicky.bardo@resourcecenter.org.

Participate in an Event

Whether being a volunteer score-keeper at the TRC Street Jam Basketball Tournament or walking in Laurel Run, we value your participation in our events. Your participation allows you to be a part of the action and demonstrates to others that you support our efforts. For more information, contact Victoria Trass Bardo, Special Projects and Events Coordinator, at (716) 661-1477 or vicky.bardo@resourcecenter.org.

Make a Planned Gift

Many people would like to support TRC Foundation’s mission with a substantial gift, but they worry about relinquishing the income those assets generate, A Charitable Gift Annuity enables you to make a generous gift to TRC Foundation while providing you and/or another chosen individual with a high, fixed, guaranteed income for life. For information about Charitable Gift Annuities and other forms of Planned Giving, contact Steve Waterson, Director of Community Relations, Marketing and Development, at (716) 661-4735 or steve.waterson@resourcecenter.org.